ISO 7243:1989

Hot environments -- Estimation of the heat stress on working man, based on the WBGT-index (wet bulb globe temperature)

Gives a method, which can easily be used in an industrial environment for evaluating the stresses on a individual. It applies to the evaluation of the mean effect of heat on man during a period representative of his activity but it does not apply to very short periods, nor to zones of comfort.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1989-07
  • Edition : 2
  • :
    ISO/TC 159/SC 5
    Ergonomics of the physical environment
  • 13.180
    Ergonomics

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